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Presidential Seizure in Labor Disputes

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$65.00 • £54.95 • €60.00

ISBN 9780674734722

Publication Date: 01/01/1967

351 pages

11 tables


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  • Foreword
  • Author’s Preface
  • Tables
  • Key List of Presidential Seizures in Labor Disputes
  • Part One: Seizure as a Means of Public Control in Particular Disputes
    • 1. Seizure and Other Forms of Control in Emergency Disputes
    • 2. The Resistance of Labor and Management to Seizure Control
    • 3. Methods of Overcoming Resistance to Seizure Control
    • 4. The Effectiveness of Seizure as a Means of Control
  • Part Two: Standards of Public Policy During Seizure Operations
    • 5. Keeping Production Going
    • 6. Enforcing Presidential Labor Decisions
    • 7. Settling the Disputes
    • 8. Minimizing the Interference with Managerial Authority
    • 9. Reducing Conflict with Normal Regulatory Agencies
    • 10. Seizure Compared with Other Experience in Required Operations
  • Appendixes
    • A. Chronological List of 71 Presidential Seizures with Historical Data
    • B. Federal Laws Authorizing Seizure
    • C. Cases of Required Production, Other Than by Seizure
    • D. Enforcement of Contested Rulings in 49 Seizures
    • E. Emergency Disputes Fully Settled during Presidential Possession
    • F. Emergency Disputes Not Settled during Presidential Possession
  • Notes
  • Index

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